Vollenhovia Emeryi

Official Name

Vollenhovia

Size

3.75—4.0 mm

Color

Blackish Brown

Geographical Location

Found in United States,Taiwan and Thailand.

Common Household Location

Lawn, Garden and Kitchen

Identifying Characteristics

  • The worker of Vollenhovia is easily separated from those of other known Vietnamese myrmicine genera by the flattened body and the posterodorsal margin of petiole produced as a rim.

Official Name

Vollenhovia

Size

3.75—4.0 mm

Color

Blackish Brown

Geographical Location

Found in United States,Taiwan and Thailand.

Common Household Location

Lawn, Garden and Kitchen

Identifying Characteristics

  • The worker of Vollenhovia is easily separated from those of other known Vietnamese myrmicine genera by the flattened body and the posterodorsal margin of petiole produced as a rim.

Notes

Vollenhovia is a predominantly southeast Asian genus of small myrmicine ants. One species, V. emeryi, has established in North America around Washington, D.C. and other cities.